Jets to hold 2012 Draft Party on June 22 at Tavern United Transcona
The Winnipeg Jets are pleased to announce they will host the 2012 NHL Entry Draft Party at Tavern United Transcona (826 Regent Avenue W.) on Friday, June 22 in conjunction with the National Hockey League’s annual Entry Draft to be held this year at the CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, PA. Friday, June 22nd and Saturday, June 23rd.
Doors will open for the Winnipeg Jets Entry Draft Party at 5:00 p.m. with Jay Richardson, the Jets public address announcer and co-host of The Big Show on TSN Radio 1290, as the emcee. Then at 6:00 p.m., the live broadcast of TSN’s coverage of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft will be shown on screens throughout Tavern United.
Winnipeg Jets defencemen Zach Bogosian and Mark Stuart will be in attendance to take part in the festivities, sign autographs, and take pictures with fans from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. All fans in attendance will be entered into numerous draws throughout the night for prizes including a signed autograph Winnipeg Jets jersey for each of Bogosian and Stuart, as well as Winnipeg Jets ticket giveaways.
Tickets for the Winnipeg Jets Entry Draft Party will go on sale Monday, June 4th at noon. Tickets will be $25.00 and everyone in attendance must be over the age of 18. There will be a limit of four tickets per purchase transaction and tickets can be purchased by going to www.winnipegjets.com. Everyone in attendance will receive a free burger, pub chips, a beverage and a Winnipeg Jets Draft Party ball cap.
Please Note: Tickets for the Winnipeg Jets draft party are sold out. Follow @NHLJets on Twitter or Like the Winnipeg Jets on Facebook and stay tuned for upcoming contests and giveaways.